Why Are Teenagers Terrible Readers?
- Adults Still The Biggest Influence on Children's Books. // Book Publishing Report;Sep2011, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p12
The article reports on a study by Simba Information Inc. which has identified that the majority of consumers of children's literature in the U.S. for 2011 are parents who bring along their children to bookstores. It notes that sharper data on market forecasts are provided through increased focus...
- Survey: Teens to curb spending this hoilday season. // SCTXtra;12/18/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 48, p2
The article reports on the results of an online survey conducted by the Junior Achievement Worldwide Enterprise, a youth advocacy group, polling teenagers in the U.S. The survey reveals that teenagers had spent less on holiday gifts in 2006 than they did in 2005. Some 57 percent of the...
- The 29 million teens. Rubel, Chad // Marketing News;8/14/95, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p6
The article reports that 29 million teenagers in the U.S. spend about 106 billion dollars annually, according to a survey by New York-based Packaged Facts. The number of teenagers is growing at twice the rate as the general population and could reach 35 million by 2010. Teenagers between the...
- Tricking the Tallyman. J. R. L. // Horn Book Magazine;May/Jun2009, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p280
The article reviews the book "Tricking the Tallyman," by Jacqueline Davies, illustrated by S. D. Schindler.
- Rash. // Publishers Weekly;5/8/2006, Vol. 243 Issue 19, p66
The article reviews the book "Rash," by Pete Hautman.
- All the Way. // Publishers Weekly;5/8/2006, Vol. 243 Issue 19, p68
The article reviews the book "All the Way," by Andy Behrens.
- The Dawdling Dilemma. Fernández, Sandy M. // Parenting Early Years;Dec2010/Jan2011, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p152
The article offers information on how parents can realize parenting their children in the U.S.
- Nobody here but us Canucks. Reid, Scott // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;3/15/93, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p10
Questions what the ten-fold increase in those of `Canadian' ancestry as reported in the last census actually implies. `Canadian' ethnic group; The strong attachment to Canadian identity; Report in the `American Journal of Canadian Studies' in the 1960's; Possibly causes of surge; Role of Meech...
- The new gay-friendly census. Verburg, Peter // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;6/13/94, Vol. 21 Issue 26, p32
Discusses the question which Statistics Canada (Statscan) will likely ask when it conducts the 1996 census. Speculation about the extent to which this government pollster will query Canadians about their private lives.